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Rufforth, York

Rufforth is a village and civil parish in the unitary authority of the City of York in North Yorkshire, England. It lies about 4 miles west of York. The village is mentioned in the Domesday Book and dates from Saxon times. According to the 2001 census the parish of Rufforth with Knapton had a population of 950 of which 560 live in Rufforth. Prior to 1996 it had been part of the Harrogate district.
Post townYORK
Administrative CountyYork
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE5251
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Ambulance AuthorityYorkshire

Rufforth, York in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Rufforth, par. and vil., E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 5 miles W. of York, 2463 ac., pop. 272; P.O.

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